EPA's Existing Authority to Impose a Carbon 'Tax'
6 Pages Posted: 16 Aug 2019 Last revised: 2 Oct 2019
Date Written: April 24, 2019
EPA has existing statutory authority to impose a "user fee" on carbon emissions or other forms of pollution under The Independent Offices Appropriation Act, 31 U.S.C. §9701.
Keywords: Carbon Tax User Fees
JEL Classification: K32
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